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Kirby McInerney LLP
Kirby McInerney & Squire, LLP and Levy Angstreich Announce that the United States Supreme Court Has Denied Defendants' Petition to Review the Certification of Racketeering Class Action Claims against H&R Block and Household International, Inc.
NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The law firms of Kirby McInerney & Squire, LLP and Levy Angstreich Finney Baldante, Rubenstein & Coren, P.C. announce that the United States Supreme Court denied defendants' petition to review the certification of racketeering class action claims against H&R Block and Household of a nationwide class asserting federal Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act ("RICO") claims against H&R Block, Inc. and Household International, Inc. (successor to Beneficial Corporation), a subsidiary of HSBC Holdings PLC. The plaintiff class alleges that defendants, among other things, deceived customers seeking tax refunds into obtaining high interest loans.
Meg Athletic Corp.
Meg Athletic Corporation Announces Continued Endorsement of Scottish Soccer Star
RENO, Nev., Jan. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Meg Athletic Corporation (Pink Sheets:MEGJ) is pleased to announce the continued endorsement of star forward Kevin McKenna, of the Hearts Football Club in the Scottish Premier League. Mr. McKenna is a great talent that provides great diversity to the football club he plays for, with the ability to shift between defender and center forward. A great talent that will be a great asset for the Meg Athletic Corporation.
Shazamstocks.com Announces Profile Extension of Asia Payment Systems, Inc.
GRANGER, Ind., Jan. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ken Weiner, Publisher of Shazamstocks.com, today announced that he has extended profile coverage of Asia Payment Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:APYM). The Profile is a comprehensive look Asia Payment Systems, Inc, the company's subsidiaries and products. You can view the complete profile at http://profiles.shaazamstocks.com/apym/index.htm
CEO America, Inc.
Former Visa Division Head Arnold Birenbaum Joins Creditz Management Team, Explosive Growth in Digital Currency Seen
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Arnold Birenbaum, a leading IT executive with over 30 years of banking and payment experience, has joined Creditz, Inc., the foremost developer and distributor of digital currency in the world, as Executive Vice President. David Vaters, President of CEO America, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CEOA) which holds the global license for Creditz, stated: "Arnold Birenbaum has pioneered many of the seminal advances in global payments technology, and his knowledge and understanding of the emerging digital currency universe will be invaluable to Creditz' growth."
Immediatek Acquires Moving Records
DALLAS, Jan. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Immediatek (OTCBB:ITEK) announced today that it has acquired the assets and personnel of strategic alliance partner Moving Records of Minneapolis, MN, successfully combining that company's technical and audio engineering strengths with Immediatek's wholly owned subsidiary, DiscLive, to form the most pervasive live content recording and onsite mass duplication company in the world. Simultaneously, Immediatek announced it has reorganized to better position the company's resources and various products and services.
SearchGold Featured On CEOCast.Com
MONTREAL, Jan. 10, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- SearchGold (TSX Venture Exchange:RSG), a mining and exploration company with near-production assets in Africa, was recently featured on CEOCast.com. Maurice Giroux, President and Michael Landau of Vango, the company's new IR consultant, were interviewed by Ken Sgro, the President of CEOCast.